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    Default Best Pine fragrances

    I was thinking of getting Pino Silvestre as a good piney cologne. But are there any other decent colognes that also have a good, pine base?
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    Vintage Polo. Some would say Tom Ford Cypress.
    My top ten, in no particular order:
    Insurrection II Wild
    Polo
    Halston Man Amber
    Mugler Pure Wood
    24 Gold
    L'eau Bleue D'issey Pour Homme
    Kenzo Jungle Homme
    Terre D'Hermes
    Mauboussin M Generations
    Calvin(original blue)

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    Ralph Lauren Polo lots of green and wood. Vintage power house is the choice.


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    Yatagan by Caron?

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    Lubin's Itasca - A very nice mix of pine & vetiver with woods and some fruits.

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    Norne - Slumberhouse
    Fille en Aiguilles - Serge Lutens

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    Pino Silvestre is, in my opinion, already a good choice
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    Quote Originally Posted by Oproust View Post
    Norne - Slumberhouse
    Fille en Aiguilles - Serge Lutens
    Two of the best.

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    Default Re: Best Pine fragrances

    If you don't mind a bit of oud mixed with pine - Aoud & Pine by Montale. Otherwise, Fille en Aiguilles - Serge Lutens

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    Default Re: Best Pine fragrances

    I concur with the Hippo. For a designer scent, I would recommend tracking down a bottle of Burberry Brit Limited Edtiion from a few years back. It was a winter edition that smells strongly of pine.

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    Default Re: Best Pine fragrances

    +1 Polo Vintage
    +1 Norne
    +1 FEA

    Those are the 3 that come to mind above all others for me.

    Dior Granville is also pretty good.

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    +1 Dior Granville

    Also the now discontinued Creed Epicea if you can still find it.

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    A nice cheapie with a pine smell is Ted Lapidus Pour Lui. Nice vanilla and cedar note mixed in with it. Last at least 8 hours.
    Currently wearing: Memoir Man by Amouage

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    Default Re: Best Pine fragrances

    The best have been mentioned, IMO... Vintage Polo, Yatagan and Norne all are excellent choices, IMO.
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    1) Portrait of a Lady original formula (EdP Frédéric Malle)
    2) Giorgio for Men vintage/V.I.P. for Men (Giorgio Beverly Hills)
    3) Dia Man vintage edt (Amouage)
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    4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie

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    9) Monsieur de Givenchy vintage (Givenchy) - tie
    9) Coeur de Vetiver Sacré (L'Artisan) - tie
    9) X for Men (Clive Christian) - tie
    9) Patou pour Homme Privé (Jean Patou) - tie
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    Norne is the best I've run across by far, although it's not solely pine. L'Eau Trois is pretty good too.

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    Hermes Rocabar is the only one I know.
    Currently wearing: Eau de Cologne by Chanel

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    Default Re: Best Pine fragrances

    Quote Originally Posted by Oproust View Post
    Norne - Slumberhouse
    Fille en Aiguilles - Serge Lutens
    These two and I'll add Wazamba.

    Here are a bunch of other options you might want to consider:

    Dior Granville
    Knize Forest
    Lalique White
    Comme Des Garcons Hinoki
    Eloge Du Traitre


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    Default Re: Best Pine fragrances

    I would recommend Arso by Profumum Roma. That's pine on fire.

    /JRV

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    Thank you everyone, very helpful

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    Default Re: Best Pine fragrances

    Quote Originally Posted by jrv82 View Post
    I would recommend Arso by Profumum Roma. That's pine on fire.

    /JRV
    Absolutely agree with this as well as with other recommendations so far. I'll add a new one to the mix - Imaginary Authors' Cape Heartache.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jrv82 View Post
    I would recommend Arso by Profumum Roma. That's pine on fire.

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    +1 on Arso. Love that one in the winter especially.

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    Agua Brava by Puig
    Esencia by Loewe
    +1 Fille en Aiguilles by Serge Lutens

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    Default Re: Best Pine fragrances

    Norne for sure

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    +1 Esencia, Polo, Norne for sure. I also think Itasca by Lubin is quite good, but longevity is really bad on me.
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    My favorite pine scent is ELDO's Eloge du Traitre. If you like your pine dialed to 9, try Blenheim Bouquet by Penhaligon's.
    Currently wearing: Royal Mayfair by Creed

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    Crown Perfumery Town & Country: excellent improvement upon Blenheim Bouquet, British countryside perfection.
    Creed Epicea: smokey, resinous fir befitting of 18th Century Russian aristocrats.

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    Cape Heartache by Imaginary Authors

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    CDG Wonderwood.

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    Fou d'Absinthe is worth a shot. I like Pino Sylvestre, Granville & Filles en Aiguilles. I had high hopes for the recent Santa Maria Novella but it's a bit wan.

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    My best pine is Arquiste Aleksandr.
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